About the College of Human Development

As a member of the Undergraduate College of Human Development, you will explore Who You Are, What You Do, and How You Live in the context of being a student and member of the Stony Brook University Community.

Part of the mission of the College of Human Development focuses on creating a strong sense of community among students, faculty, and staff. This connection is the basis for the College's commitment to communication and support which will allow all of you the opportunity to take full advantage of all this research university has to offer.

We have an enthusiastic group of faculty and staff who are dedicated to helping you experience a successful academic and social transition to Stony Brook University. As a team we will host programs for you through the semester, such as "HDV Kickoff Program", "Inside the Faculty Lounge" and "So You Want to go to Medical School".

Your first year at Stony Brook is the first step in the evolution of your undergraduate college career. The College of Human Development will serve as the guide in this process.